Besucher im Städel Museum     Photo: © Wilma Leskowitsch

Städel Museum

The Städel, founded in Frankfurt in 1815 by Johann Friedrich Städel, offers an overview of 700 years of European art history, beginning in the early 14th century and continuing through the Renaissance, Baroque and Classical Modernism to the present day. In addition to some 3,100 paintings, the collection contains approximately 660 sculptures, 5,000 photographs and 100,000 drawings and prints. Highlights include works by Old Masters such as Lucas Cranach, Albrecht Dürer, Sandro Botticelli, Rembrandt van Rijn, Jan Vermeer, as well as later artists such as Claude Monet, Pablo Picasso, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Max Beckmann, Alberto Giacometti, Francis Bacon, Gerhard Richter, Wolfgang Tillmans and Corinne Wasmuht. In addition to the collection, the Städel Museum also presents special exhibitions of individual artists.

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Städel Museum, Außenfassade und Holbeinsteg    Photo: © Städel Museum – Norbert Miguletz

Städel Museum, Außenansicht   Photo: © Städel Museum